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Sanders, Harland David

Syllabification: San·ders, Harland David
Pronunciation: /ˈsandərz
 
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Definition of Sanders, Harland David in English:

( 1890–1980), US entrepreneur; full name Colonel Harland David Sanders. He founded Kentucky Fried Chicken (now called KFC), perfecting his secret chicken recipe in 1939 and selling the first franchise in 1952.

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